Acupuncture Principles & Proper Electrode Placement On Tens & Interferential Pain Machines

Effective pain relief using a tens or an interferential unit only happens when the electrodes are placed to inundate the painful area with a pleasant, tingling, massaging type stimulus. The stimulus is creating nerve firings of NON PAIN FIBERS, sensory fibers, which makes those sensory nerves overpower the PAIN NERVES ( C-FIBERS), which are transmitting […]

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What Do Rats Eat?

Rats eat a wide variety of food. They have voracious appetites and will eat almost anything. They are true omnivorous scavengers, but mostly prefer grain, livestock feed, and meat. Rats have also been known to eat soap, leather, furs, candy, milk, meat, vegetables, poultry, eggs, grain, seeds, fruit, nuts, snails and other rodents. A rat […]

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Why the Fuss Over Interferential Therapy and What is it All About?

What is interferential therapy? Interferential therapy originated in Germany and was administered by an interferential physiotherapist originally in a physiotherapy department. In the U.S. it was about 1960 before there were interferential physical therapists using the new modality. What does it involve? Interferential therapy basically involved putting 4 electrodes on the outer edges of where […]

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